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Medical Malpractice

The advances of the past century have transformed medicine into a field on the very cutting edge of progress. But no matter how technologically advanced the field becomes, at some point medical staff have to interpret the symptoms and administer the treatments and that’s when mistakes can be made.

Burns & Wilcox can provide access to Medical Malpractice Coverage that will limit your clients’ exposure to the financial risks caused by allegations of errors, omissions and negligent acts arising from their medical professionals. Burns & Wilcox can provide access to specialty insurance tailored to your clients’ needs.

Coverage Details and Features

  • Professional Liability Coverage
  • Claims‐made and reported coverage form with a written demand trigger and consent‐to‐settle
    with hammer
  • Policies issued with a per claim deductible that applies to both indemnity and expense
  • Broadened coverage and preferred pricing available for select risks with favorable claims
    history, low acuity specialty and other merits. Broadened coverage may include: Incident
    coverage trigger, Defense outside the limit, Limited DD&R provision and Supplementary
    payments, Damages on deductible
  • Limits available up to $1,000,000/$3,000,000 in all states. Note: For Virginia, higher limits are
    available to accommodate requirements related to the medical malpractice cap as it changes on
    July 1 of each year
  • Group policies with multiple providers receiving individual limits of liability are available
  • 1, 2, 3, year tail options available

Target Classes

(including but not limited to)

  • Board Certified Physicians
  • Surgeons & Surgical Specialties
  • Radiologists
  • Dentists
  • Pain Management
  • Obstetrics
  • Family Practices
  • OB/GYN
  • Clients with Prior Claim History
  • Clients with Prior Ethics Issues
  • Non‐standard Dentists (All Specialties)
  • Non‐Standard Physicians and Surgeons (All Specialties)
  • Non‐Standard Chiropractors and Podiatrists
  • Group Practitioners (All Specialties)
  • Locum Tenens/Medical Staffing

At Burns & Wilcox our expertise becomes your expertise. Our marketing materials are designed to help you give your clients what they want to hear – yes to almost any hard-to-place-risk.

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